The ever-bullish Nigel Pearson claims he doesn't fear Saturday's trip to Chelsea, but then you would hardly expect the Leicester boss to concede to nerves, especially after an encouraging 2-2 draw with Everton on opening day.
However, Foxes fans know a reality check could be in store at Stamford Bridge, especially after watching Jose Mourinho's stars make Burnley look like a Sunday league side at Turf Moor on Monday night.
- Jacobs: Leicester fight a good sign
Ultimately, points against any of ...
The video evidence isn't exactly conclusive, but that rarely seems to matter when Jose Mourinho is concerned. Opinions are invariably strident and polarised. Did he try and kick a prostrate Cesc Fabregas in a 2011 Clasico? Many believed he did.
Three years later, Mourinho directs compliments rather than kicks at the midfielder. On Monday, he devoted a eulogy in a cramped room in a corner of Burnley's Turf Moor ground to Fabregas, praising the 27-year-old for his football brain, his ability ...
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Top pick: AC Milan have confirmed they are in talks with Liverpool over the sale of Italy striker Mario Balotelli to the Reds.
- Jose Mourinho is prepared to allow Fernando Torres leave Chelsea this summer as he eyes up a swoop for Roma forward Mattia Destro.
- Lukas Podolski could be heading for the Arsenal exit, with Galatasaray leading the race to sign the World Cup w...